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Sylvia Sleigh papers, 1961-1983

Sleigh, Sylvia, 1916-

Painter, Teacher, Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: Files containing correspondence, printed material and miscellany on the Women in the Arts Foundation, Inc., the Artists in Residence Gallery, and Soho 20, all in New York City; 196 photographs of Sleigh's paintings; catalogs, announcements, and clippings concerning Sleigh.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sylvia Sleigh is a portrait painter, figure painter, and instructor from New York, New York.


Donated 1979-1983 by Sylvia Sleigh.

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How to Cite This Collection

Sylvia Sleigh papers, 1961-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.